We’re celebrating, England’s Queen Elizabeth’s Sapphire Anniversary, (65 years, as a reigning monarch.) My Forever Treasures, is offering, our first Royal Treasures. A vintage, cigarette trade card, of Queen Elizabeth 1, the present Queen’s mother. The mounted, W.D. & H.O. Wills cigarette trade card # 3, of Queen Elizabeth 1, is from, their most popular, British Kings and Queens set. As always, Wills Trade Cards, are issued by The Imperial Tobacco Co. In 1936, Elizabeth the 1st, became England’s Queen Consort, when, her husband ascended to the throne. His, brother Prince Edward, abdicated the throne, to marry an American Divorcee.
Her Husband,took the title, King Albert the 6th. She held the title, Queen Elizabeth the 1st, the King’s Consort. Especially popular, during World War 2. They, visited hospitals, factories and England’s troops.(often near danger.)They, were deeply loved in England and the U.S. When Albert died, in 1952, Elizabeth’s Daughter, was Crowned, England’s Queen Elizabeth the 2nd. The Queen Mother, Elizabeth the 1st, became the family’s matriarch.
Our, second royal treasure is, a world class Royal Winton, made in England China, original Queen Elizabeth the 2nd Ashtray.This June 2, 1953, Queen Elizabeth 2nd, Coronation Celebration Ashtray, is also = celebrating, it’s Sapphire Anniversary. A wonderful opportunity, to own a vintage piece of Classic Royal, “Eye Candy.” Queen Elizabeth the 2nd, has reigned the longest. Had great advisors, from Prime Minister Winston Churchill, to the present David Cameron. Visited, near 120 countries. Met, one dozen U.S. Presidents, from Eisenhower to Obama. Has, the longest marriage, of any British Monarchy. = 70 years.
Queen Elizabeth 2nd, is considered, among the wealthiest of all royalty. She’s the patron of, 600 charities. The Queen, launched the British Monarch’s, Official Website in 1997. Above everything else, Queen Elizabeth the 2nd, has served England with grace. She’s, always put the happiness and prosperity, of her country first.) Queen Elizabeth the 2nd, is revered around the globe. This, 1953 Coronation Souvenir Ashtray, has 25 year old Elizabeth the 2nd, looking Brilliant.
Princess Grace of Monaco, is an American Academy Award Winning Actress. She won, a Best Actress Academy Award, for 1954’s “The Country Girl.” Grace Kelly, gave up a very successful film career, “Mogambo,””High Noon,” & “Rear Window,” to marry Prince Rainier of Monaco.Their marriage was considered, “The Wedding of the Century.” Grace, became Princess Grace of Monaco. Beloved, by all. We are offering, an April 4, 1956, Royal Celebration of Their Wedding, Limoges(fr.)Porcelain Ashtray. The young, royal couple are beaming. A 61 year old classic royal treasure, looking for a new home. Although, she came from great wealth, and royalty offered even more, Princess Grace chose a simple lifestyle over lavish trappings.
She created, AMARDA an organization that promotes and protects, the moral and physical integrity of children. Her Princess Grace Foundation, continues to assist emerging dancers, actors and artists. In 1960, Princess Grace was named, to the Best Dressed Hall of Fame. While driving, a 1982 stroke, suddenly took Princess Grace’s life. Prince Rainier, never remarried.This beautiful,1956 Porcelain Celebration, of “The Wedding of the Century.” = Needs a new home. ******celebrate them-privately.
Our, first Royal Treasure Celebration is-a-first. A brilliant cigarette trade card of Qn. Elizabeth the 1st. A 1953, Classic China Ashtray Celebrating young Queen Elizabeth the 2nd’s Coronation. + A Limoges(fr)Porcelain 1956 Ashtray Celebration of Princess Grace and Prince Rainier-in-their-Monacon-prime.= you’re welcome.
The last interview with Grace Kelly – on ABC’s 20/20 (Part 1 of 6)